In the end, Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather could not escape his checkered track record.
Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather has been suspended the first two games of the regular season for unnecessary roughness, the NFL announced Monday afternoon.
Several Redskins players exited the giant inflatable helmet with their hands up. The statement they wanted to make was obvious.
From nearly 1,000 miles away, several Redskins players used the Monday Night Football stage to draw attention to the situation that has been unfolding in Ferguson, Missouri by running out onto the field with their hands up in the air.
“This is work, man. I’m a professional. But it’s just another team. I’m a Washington Redskin now and that’s all that matters,” said Brandon Meriweather of the arrival of the Patriots in Richmond.
The Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Brandon Meriweather, the team announced on Tuesday.
Lavar Arrington revealed the details of a verbal dispute he’d been alluding to for weeks, between he and Redskins’ safety Brandon Meriweather, and went after the team’s PR staff for its handling of Robert Griffin III, on 106.7 The Fan on Wednesday.
Blast from Redskins past Redskins past Adam Archuleta seems to side with current Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather, and against the NFL, on the perceived unreasonable target area the league expects defensive players to administer tackles.
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather was fired up as he returned to the team Monday following a one-game suspension for repeated helmet-to-helmet collisions.
As the NFL continues to bring the hammer down on defensive players for harsh hits to the upper body, offensive players seem to get a pass, and those big bruisers are starting to take notice. But this is nothing different from the evolution of other sports throughout history.